Tagged With: 1930’s

USS Macon & USS Akron: Floating Away?

Just  wanted to share with you our image update of the month.  It’s been a while since we’ve had a chance to update this, so make sure you take a few moments to flip over to the page and take a look.  We have a great image of the USS Macon as well as some … Continue reading »

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Into The Darkness?

Hello Dear Readers and Subcribers! I’m still digesting the fact of the major bailout bill not passing in Congress today.  From what I can tell, either through the major news outlets or media sources, this is not a good thing.  Tensions are mounting, tempers are frayed and it looks like we are headed into the … Continue reading »

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Stability, Hold The Course!

Hello everyone! (Bank Runs!) (Source: Nara, keyword=depression) Just a note to let you know the podcast is up for last week.  I’ve got details on the Great Depression as well as the historical significance of the 1920’s in the build-up to the Depression.  You can either listen below or subscribe to the right with your … Continue reading »

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The Beginning of the Slide or a Slight Recovery: Here We Go Again!

“…While the crash only took place six months ago, I am convinced we have now passed the through the worst–and with continued unity of effort we shall rapidly recover.  There has been no significant bank or industrial failure.  That danger, too, is safely behind us.  (1) (2) While it’s probably too easy to write off … Continue reading »

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The Decline, the Crash, and Working from the Bottom Up! 1930–Refocused!

Here in the United States, the economic mood is quite gloomy. The media is all awash with cautionary tales of woe and gloom and doom. I even hesitate to look at the newspaper anymore. All of which started me thinking about the Depression in the 1930’s. What was their outlook? What was on everyone’s mind. … Continue reading »

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History, Depression, and the Federal Writer’s Project

The best parts about history is learning the individual stories. To make the past come alive is what makes history exciting to me and hopefully you. With that in mind, today let’s take a trip to the LOC to learn about the: The Depression and the Federal Writer’s Project The Depression was devestating to many … Continue reading »

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